Tuesday, April 5, 2016

April Happy Hour with Ann Telnaes!

Come out on later this month for a very special evening with a Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist Ann Telnaes!
 Come on out to see Ann's fantastic presentation and eat food while doing it!
When: Tuesday, April 19 (Note the date change!)

Hurley's Steakhouse
232 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036
(W 48th, between B'way & 8th)
$35 for the talk, as well as all you can eat buffet-
Can't beat that!
To lock in the $35 rate, RSVP before Saturday, April 16th.  
After that date, the cost increases to $40.

Strict RSVP on this one-
Either purchase your tickets now 
or email Ed, ed@edsteckley.com 

A few things about Ann...

Ann Telnaes creates editorial cartoons in various mediums- animation, visual essays, live sketches, and traditional print- for the Washington Post. She won the Pulitzer Prize in 2001 for her print cartoons.
Telnaes’ print work was shown in a solo exhibition at the Great Hall in the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in 2004. Her first book, “Humor’s Edge”, was published by Pomegranate Press and the Library of Congress in 2004. A collection of Vice President Cheney cartoons, “Dick”, was self-published by Telnaes and Sara Thaves in 2006. Her work has also been exhibited in Paris, Jerusalem, and Lisbon.
Telnaes attended California Institute of the Arts and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, specializing in character animation. Before beginning her career as an editorial cartoonist, Telnaes worked for several years as a designer for Walt Disney Imagineering. She has also animated and designed for various studios in Los Angeles, New York, London, and Taiwan.
Other awards include: The National Press Foundation’s Berryman Award (2006) – The Maggie Award, Planned Parenthood (2002) – 15th Annual International Dutch Cartoon Festival (2007) – The National Headliner Award (1997) – The Population Institute XVII Global Media Awards (1996) – Sixth Annual Environmental Media Awards (1996)
Her television and radio appearances include: – The Newshour with Jim Lehrer – C-Span – NPR – BBC radio -Sirius XM Radio- The Editors, World Affairs Television, Canada.
Telnaes is a member of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists, the National Cartoonists Society, The International Women’s Forum (Washington DC affiliate), and the American Newswomen’s Club.